Finished and delivered this beauty

Quilts are loved by so many and it’s really special when adult children ask Mom to make a quilt. Thus is one of those. The colors are perfect and the batiks are so rich. Sue made this for one of her kids, and it should be well recieved!  I did an overall freemotion feather with… Continue reading Finished and delivered this beauty

Tutorial on chopsticks and the tartan sticks blocks

http://wp.me/p2VIfM-NU A few weeks ago I posted how to make the Chop Sticks block on the link posted above. It is a fun, modern block to make and I was using solids and greys for the original block. I love it so much that I am making a full size quilt. But I began to… Continue reading Tutorial on chopsticks and the tartan sticks blocks

The weekend of Highland Games and the Zoo

  We ended our weekend at the Detroit Zoo. We wanted to see the baby giraffe. He was born in Oct and now is a 750 pounds. The zoo has had many upgrades. I loved the gardens and the butterflies. The swamp was excellent with little turtles and birds. I also found a dinosaur…. we… Continue reading The weekend of Highland Games and the Zoo